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Old 11-21-2012, 10:48 PM   #1
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Default Same strains in tank

I have 2 male purple moscows guppies and 2 bottom feeders in my 20 gal.
I also have 4 female purple moscow guppies and two bottom feeders in another 20 gal tank.
Im getting 2 more trios of green delta guppies in a couple weeks. They will be around the same age as my purples. Would it be best to keep the greens seperate from the purples, or does it not matter. Sexes will never be together unless for mating purposes. Thanks
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Old 11-22-2012, 12:18 AM   #2
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it is best to keep the strains separate...

if we ignore nature;maybe it will go away

10 gallon..nothing but air

10 gallon...just more air

10 gallon...stale air

just don't ask about the rest
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Old 11-22-2012, 12:18 AM   #3

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Keep virgin females together and males together? Will probably work unless one strain is larger, faster, or meaner than the other. Also a risk of infection (trading germs like kids @ school). Do QT new fish. I keep fish separate for ease of catching. If females are non-virgin you may have "mystery fry" appear in the tank.

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